Alternative combination: Ursus taxus
Synonyms: Taxidea americana Gray 1865, Taxidea robusta Hay 1921, Taxidea sulcata Cope 1877
Sister taxon: Taxidea mexicana
Subtaxa: Taxidea taxus marylandica
Ecology: semifossorial carnivore-omnivore
• Quaternary of Canada (1: Saskatchewan collection), Mexico (2), United States (30: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Maryland, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming)
Total: 40 collections including 43 occurrences
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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